Pain In The Arsenal

Arsenal Vs Crystal Palace: One glaring absence

Arsenal lost to Crystal Palace for one major reason: defending. The 3-2 defeat squandered a terrific opportunity to move into third place, but, typically, seeing as this is Arsenal football, their defensive shortcomings rose to the surface once more.

- Pain In The Arsenal | 2 days ago

Daily Maverick

The Sri Lanka attacks: New front, old wounds

The attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday for many brought back memories of the long ethnic war, which came to a bloody conclusion 10 years ago in May. Although the Sri Lankan authorities are yet to identify the perpetrators, it appears the attacks are of a ...

- Daily Maverick | 26 minutes ago


Who Is Maisie Williams Dating IRL?

Last night, Maisie Williams proved the long game pays off when her Game Of Thrones character Arya shared a sex scene with Gendry (Joe Dempsie). This is the first time Arya has given any kind of romantic storyline, but IRL, Williams is a bit more forthcoming ...

- Refinery29 | 21 hrs ago

Earth Day 2019: These Amazing NASA Images Show Earth from Above

NASA is celebrating Earth Day today (April 22) by sharing some really incredible photos of Earth from satellites, aircraft and deep-space missions. has picked 10 of our favorite views from NASA's Earth Day gallery and featured them here. For even ...

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Hindustan Times

RCB vs CSK, IPL 2019: 'The innings took me back to 2006' - Kiran More lauds MS Dhoni after Bengaluru blitz

An MSD special is no longer as frequent an affair as it used to be in the early 2000s. But Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned back the clock once again on Sunday not just for his fans, but also for one man, who literally had to fight it out as chief national selector in ...

- Hindustan Times | 2 days ago

Eyewitness News

Sri Lanka imposes emergency, says international network involved in attacks

COLOMBO - Sri Lanka said on Monday it was invoking emergency powers in the aftermath of devastating bomb attacks on hotels and churches, blamed on militants with foreign links, which killed 290 people and wounded nearly 500. The emergency law ...

- Eyewitness News | 26 minutes ago


Chelsea up to fourth after frustrating Burnley draw

Chelsea would have gone third with a victory, but instead they have now played a game more than top four rivals Tottenham, Arsenal and Manchester United, who are three points behind in sixth. It was a missed opportunity after defeats for Tottenham, Arsenal ...

- Sport24 | 7 hrs ago

Independent Online

Higuain scores as sloppy Chelsea go fourth, but held by Burnley

LONDON – Chelsea moved up to fourth in the Premier League after a chaotic 2-2 draw against Burnley on Monday night, but the sloppy display did little to enhance their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League. Maurizio Sarri's side fell behind to Jeff ...

- Independent Online | 7 hrs ago

Business Insider South Africa

Billionaire Danish CEO says 3 of his 4 children died in the Sri Lanka bombings

Three children of the billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen died in the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka on Sunday. The attacks left at least 290 people dead and wounded about 500 others. The billionaire fashion CEO, who is Denmark's richest man, confirmed the ...

- Business Insider South Africa | 18 hrs ago

Manchester Evening News

Man City have pipped Liverpool FC to set a Premier League season best

Liverpool were the outstanding team in the first half of the Premier League season, starting with a ferocious pace that they did not let slip as they picked up a ridiculously good 51 points from their first round of fixtures. Jurgen Klopp's side were at their most ...

- Manchester Evening News | 2 days ago


The history of Sri Lanka's Christians

As a Catholic religious studies researcher and professor, I lived in Sri Lanka in the fall of 2013 and did research on Catholicism in both the southwest and northern parts of the country. Approximately, 7% of Sri Lanka's 21 million are Christian. The majority of ...

- Citizen | 26 minutes ago

Sophie Turner Trolls Maisie Williams for Her Game of Thrones Sex Scene on Instagram

For the latest installment of her "And That's the Tea" Instagram Story series, Turner called out the sex scene between Williams's character Arya and Gendry (Joe Dempsie) from last night's episode of GoT. Dressed in a robe with a wine glass in hand, Turner did ...

- | 21 hrs ago

Chelsea vs Burnley: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Chelsea will attempt to keep their hopes of securing a top-four Premier League finish alive when they host Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Monday. Maurizio Sarri's side suffered a blow in their hunt for Champions League qualification last week when they lost ...

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Chelsea vs Burnley, Premier League: live score and goal updates

Ball is hit long by Chelsea's David Luiz. Charlie Taylor tangles with Pedro, Pedro's down on the turf, he thinks he has been fouled. Taylor is of the opposing view. Importantly for Burnley, because there weren't any other men back that I could see, referee Kevin ...

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'He's been a mess since he joined' – Jamie Carragher rips into £35m Arsenal flop Shkodran Mustafi

Jamie Carragher says £35million Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi has 'been a mess since he joined' the Premier League club. Germany international Mustafi, 27, produced a woeful performance in Sunday's shock defeat to Crystal Palace and was at fault ...

- Metro | yesterday

Maisie Williams thought her Game of Thrones sex scene 'was a joke'

Maisie Williams thought Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss were messing with her when she first read Arya Stark would have a sex scene in the final season of the hit HBO series. “At first, I thought it was a prank,” the 22-year-old actor told ...

- | 21 hrs ago

Manchester Evening News

Man City and Liverpool FC fans finally agree about something after Manchester United lose at Everton

In the last few weeks, some Manchester United fans have been pondering whether they would prefer to lose the Manchester Derby to prevent Liverpool from winning the Premier League. One of Liverpool and Manchester City will win the league this season in ...

- Manchester Evening News | 2 days ago

The Verge

Game of Game of Thrones: season 8, episode 2, A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

We're two episodes into Game of Thrones' final season, and it feels like we just watched the remaining characters have one last hurrah before everything comes spiraling down. There were no deaths this episode! Not one person died! And while that's great ...

- The Verge | yesterday

The South African

Inside Season 8 Episode 2 of Game of Thrones [video]

This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8, episode 2. After the highly anticipated first episode of Game of Thrones' final season aired on 14 April, HBO went on to release a special behind-the-scenes doccie for the second episode. The doccie ...

- The South African | yesterday

'Schoolboy' Mustafi slammed by Keown as Arsenal defender's shambolic showing dents top-four bid

Shkodran Mustafi has been slammed by former Arsenal defender Martin Keown for his latest “schoolboy” showing which has dented the Gunners' bid for a top-four finish. The World Cup winner has faced plenty of criticism over his performances this season.

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Sri Lanka says 39 foreigners killed in attacks

Sri Lanka's minister of tourism says 39 foreign tourists were killed in the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels, while another 28 were wounded. John Amaratunga says his ministry is working closely with the ministry of foreign affairs and local ...

- News24 | 26 minutes ago

Khama Billiat Escapes Unscathed In Ditch Car Accident

Zimbabwean Soccer Star and Kaizer Chiefs winger Khama Billiat escaped unscathed after the car he was travelling in veered off the road and went into the sideways ditches, has reported. The incident reportedly happened on Sunday ...

- | 7 months ago

Soccer Laduma

Billiat Latest To Survive Car Accident Scare?

The Zimbabwean website, which also posted the photo above, said, “Warriors and Kaizer Chiefs Star Khama Billiat escaped unhurt after the car he was travelling in veered off the road and went into the sideways gullies. “The incident happened last evening.

- Soccer Laduma | 7 months ago

BuzzFeed News

Maisie Williams Revealed What It Was Like Filming Arya's Scene With Gendry

However, you were probably shocked or thrilled or deeply uncomfortable by watching little Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) lose her virginity. With death quite literally approaching as the White Walkers slowly make their way towards Winterfell, the youngest Stark ...

- BuzzFeed News | 21 hrs ago


Activists call for change on Earth Day

The Earth Day Network aims to end plastic pollution, protect endangered animals and educate the public on environmental activism across the globe. The group has set the theme of the 2019 campaign to the conservation of endangered species and is asking ...

- eNCA | yesterday

Barcelona vs Real Sociedad: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Barcelona are priced as odds-on 2/9 favourites, according to bet365. Real Sociedad are 12/1 outsiders, while a draw can be backed at 11/2. Click here to see more offers for the game, including goalscoring markets, correct score predictions and more .

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Mail and Guardian

Liverpool lead again as Man Utd, Arsenal falter in top four chase

Liverpool moved back top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win at Cardiff, but Manchester United and Arsenal did little for their chances of Champions League qualification for next season in shock defeats to Everton and Crystal Palace respectively on Sunday ...

- Mail and Guardian | 2 days ago

Soccer Laduma

Man Utd Star Takes Blame For Big Loss

Read: Toothless Man Utd Suffer Embarrassing Loss At Everton. The Red Devils suffered their worst defeat of the season after losing 4-0 to the Merseyside club on Sunday afternoon. The loss leaves United in sixth place, two points behind fourth-placed ...

- Soccer Laduma | 2 days ago

Fox News

'Game of Thrones' star Maisie Williams opens up about sex scene that shocked viewers

Williams said it sank in she was going to be in a sex scene by the final season table read. “I got to the read-through and I'm reading the scene and thought, 'Oh, we're actually going to do this. When do I shoot this? I need to go to the gym.' A whole list of things ...

- Fox News | 21 hrs ago

'Arsenal need as big a clear out as Man United this summer', says Gunners legend Ray Parlour

Arsenal were booed off at half-time as they trailed 1-0 from Christian Benteke's first goal in a year, but it went from bad to worse after the break as they conceded two more goals, largely thanks to a defensive horror show from Shkodran Mustafi. The Gunners ...

- | yesterday